Sunday, March 17, 2019

ANNOUNCEMENTS
 
Spring Fling – Planning Meeting – Wednesday 3/20 @ 5pm – Danville hosts their Spring festival on Mill Street on Saturday, May 4 from 9am to 5pm! FBC has their own tent and we encourage you to pray about joining us this year! We hand out bottled water, make crafts with children and more!
 
Soup Can Need In this season for soup, the Mission Board is in need of empty, clean, 10.5oz soup cans. Please drop off by the kitchen. Thanks!
 
Fishnet Ministries processes large quantities of goods that will be sent to the mission field. They meet this Thursday from 9-12 and will be working in Room 9 processing eye glasses. All are welcome!
 
Prayer with the Pastors Pastor Dawes is having a time of prayer at 7:30AM in his office on Sunday mornings. All are welcome!
 
Midweek Meal: Wednesday, March 20: Dinner is served 4:45-5:45 PM. This week’s menu is Ham or Turkey Hoagies, Macaroni Salad, Applesauce & Chips & the desserts you bring. Please sign up by Monday, 3/18 on the Ramp Bulletin Board, in your SBS class or by calling the office. Suggested donation for meals is $3/person or $10/family. If you know of a shut-in or elderly person and would be willing to deliver a meal to them, it is free of charge. Please put their name on the sign up sheet and indicate “Shut-In”. Desserts are on a donation basis, so feel free to share a dessert any time.
 
Lenten Teas – All programs begin at 1:30pm March 20th – Mooresburg Presbyterian Church – 21 Church Rd, Danville March 27th – Iron Mill Church – Churchhill Rd, Danville April 3rd – Strawberry Ridge UCC – Diehl Road, Danville April 10th – Grove Presbyterian Church- 376 Bloom Street, Danville
 
LEAD Training & Luncheon – Leaders Embracing All-Abilities & Diversity God’s Champions Special Needs Ministry is inviting Hand in Hand Family Resource Center to provide a training that includes tips and information on interacting appropriately with people with disabilities. Help our church take a LEAD in embracing individuals with special needs! Time: Luncheon after 10:30 church service – Training at 1:00 Sign up TODAY on the ramp bulletin board or at the Info Desk.
 
The FBC Security Team invites you to a Church Safety & Security Seminar – THIS Saturday from 11AM-5PM. Ron Anderson is a certified instructor and will be teaching on tactics, planning, utilizing cover, confrontation techniques and much more! This class is FREE to FBC attenders and lunch will be provided. Call the church office at (570) 275-1511 if you would like to attend! Non-FBC attendee price is $75.


Sunday, March 10, 2019

ANNOUNCEMENTS
 
Fishnet Ministries processes large quantities of goods that will be sent to the mission field. They meet this Thursday from 9-12 and will be working in Room 9 processing eye glasses. All are welcome!
 
Midweek Meal: Wednesday, March 13: Dinner is served 4:45-5:45 PM. This week’s menu is Corn Beef & Cabbage with Irish Soda Bread & the desserts you bring. Please sign up by Monday, 3/11 on the Ramp Bulletin Board, in your SBS class or by calling the office. Suggested donation for meals is $3/person or $10/family. If you know of a shut-in or elderly person and would be willing to deliver a meal to them, it is free of charge. Please put their name on the sign up sheet and indicate “Shut-In”. Desserts are on a donation basis, so feel free to share a dessert any time.
 
Calling All First Responders!! An Appreciation Dinner will be held in your honor on Thursday, March 28 at 6pm. Event will be held at the Emanuel Dutch Hill Bible Church, 592 Dutch Hill Road, Bloomsburg. Our very own deacon, Jim Cunfer, will be the guest speaker! All active and retired responders and their guests can reserve their seats to this free event by signing up on the ramp bulletin board.
 
Prayer with the Pastors Pastor Dawes is having a time of prayer at 7:30AM in his office on Sunday mornings. All are welcome!
 
Pastor & Deacon Retreat! Please be in prayer for our pastors and deacons as they take time away March 15-16 to grow spiritually, be encouraged and pray for the church body. Pray for encouragement, unity and vision for them.
 
Lenten Teas! All programs begin at 1:30pm
  • March 20th – Mooresburg Presbyterian Church – 21 Church Rd, Danville
  • March 27th – Iron Mill Church – Churchhill Rd, Danville
  • April 3rd – Strawberry Ridge UCC – Diehl Road, Danville
  • April 10th – Grove Presbyterian Church – 376 Bloom Street, Danville
 
The FBC Security Team invites you to a Church Safety & Security Seminar Saturday, March 23 from 11AM-5PM. Ron Anderson is a certified instructor and will be teaching on tactics, planning, utilizing cover, confrontation techniques and much more! This class is FREE to FBC attenders and lunch will be provided. Call the church office at (570) 275-1511 if you would like to attend! Non-FBC attendee price is $75.
 
Resources to Grow On
Books
Sacred Marriage by Gary Thomas
Taste & See by Margaret Feinberg
Grace Based Parenting by Tim Kimmel
Praying the Promises by Max Lucado
It’s Not Supposed to Be This Way by Lysa Terkeurst
RightNow Media (Hundreds of resources for all ages!! Just provide us with your email address and you will receive an invite. All free!)
The Real God by Chip Ingram
Shaken by Tim Tebow
To Live is Christ to Die is Gain by Matt Chandler
Mr. Phil Show (for children) by Phil Vischer
Websites
Focusonthefamily.com
Ourdailybread.org
Biblegateway.com
Axis.org
Jamesmacdonald.com (Walk in the Word)
Apps
Danville First Baptist (Listen to previous sermons)
Daily Audio Bible
Bible Gateway
Keys for Kids
RZIM (Ravi Zaccharias)
Chip Ingram – Living on the Edge
 
Spring Fling – Calling Planners! Sign-up Today! Danville hosts their Spring festival on Mill Street on Saturday, May 4 from 9am to 5pm! This is always an awesome opportunity to reach our community for Christ! FBC has a tent each year and we are looking for planners from our church family to organize this event. Call the office for more information!
 
LEAD TRAINGING – God’s Champions Special Needs Ministry is inviting Hand in Hand Family Resource Center to provide a training that includes tips and information on interacting appropriately with people with disabilities. Help our church take a LEAD in embracing individuals with special needs! Time: Luncheon after 10:30 church service – Training at 1:00. Sign up by March 17 on the ramp bulletin board or at the Info Desk.
 
The Forge welcomes guest speaker, Shane Manney. This Tuesday @ 7PM. Shane is the founder and director of 5 Stones Fight Club in Lebanon, PA, an outreach focused on at risk youth. While the gospel is first and foremost, participants also learn discipline, character development as well as growing deeper spiritually. All are welcome!


Sunday, March 3, 2019

ANNOUNCEMENTS
 
Meet Zach & Heather Gugenheim with DiscipleMakers and learn how God is using them in the local college mission fields to impact the lives of college students! Join us in the chapel – Desserts to follow! Sunday at 6 PM!
 
Barnabas Sunday During the first Sunday of every month, FBC collects food items for the Danville Food Bank. The collection basket is in the Foyer today. March’s need is for Cereal.
 
LuoPad Team Join us the first Thursday of every month at 9:30am as we continue to assemble LuoPads in the BFLC. This is an ongoing mission through GAiN that provides sanitary undergarments to women all over the world! We’d love to have you join us! If you’d like sewing lessons so you can help out, contact Patty Miller.
 
Soup Can Need In this season for soup, the Mission Board is in need of empty, clean, 10.5oz soup cans. Please drop off by the kitchen. Thanks!
 
Midweek Meal: Wednesday, March 6: Dinner is served 4:45-5:45 PM. This week’s menu is Chicken Sloppy Joes with Mac & Cheese & the desserts you bring. Please sign up by Monday, 3/4 on the Ramp Bulletin Board, in your SBS class or by calling the office. Suggested donation for meals is $3/person or $10/family. If you know of a shut-in or elderly person and would be willing to deliver a meal to them, it is free of charge. Please put their name on the sign up sheet and indicate “Shut-In”. Desserts are on a donation basis, so feel free to share a dessert any time.
 
VBS 2019 – SAVE THE DATE!! JULY 8-12 – AGES 3 to 6TH GRADE – REGISTRATION BEGINS MAY 1ST – FAMILY FUN DAY – JULY 14
Church Safety & Security Seminar Saturday, March 23 from 11AM-5PM – Ron Anderson is a certified instructor and will be teaching on tactics, planning, utilizing cover, confrontation techniques and much more! This class is FREE to FBC attenders and lunch will be provided. Register today at www.safeadvantagefirearmstraining.weebly.com. Non-FBC price $75.
 
The Forge Welcomes guest speaker, Shane Manney! Tuesday, March 12 @ 7PM – Shane is the founder and director of 5 Stones Fight Club in Lebanon, PA, an outreach focused on at risk youth. While the gospel is first and foremost, participants also learn discipline, character development as well as growing deeper spiritually. All are welcome!
 
L.E.A.D. Training – Leaders Embracing All-Abilities & Diversity – God’s Champions Special Needs Ministry is inviting Hand in Hand Family Resource Center to provide a training that includes tips and information on interacting appropriately with people with disabilities. Help our church take a LEAD in embracing individuals with special needs! Time: Luncheon after 10:30 church service – Training at 1:00 Sign up by March 17 on the ramp bulletin board or at the Info Desk
 
Spring Fling – Calling Planners! Sign-up Today! Danville hosts their Spring festival on Mill Street on Saturday, May 4 from 9am to 5pm! This is always an awesome opportunity to reach our community for Christ! FBC has a tent each year and we are looking for planners from our church family to organize this event. Call the office for more information!
 
Gluten Free Communion – Individually wrapped gluten free wafers are now available for pick up on communion Sundays! They will be located on the ushers’ table in the back of the sanctuary. Feel free to pick yours up prior the service starting!


Sunday, February 24, 2019

ANNOUNCEMENTS
 
Soup Can Need In this season for soup, the Mission Board is in need of empty, clean, 10.5oz soup cans. Please drop off by the kitchen. Thanks!
 
Fishnet Ministries processes large quantities of goods that will be sent to the mission field. They meet this Thursday from 9-12 and will be working in Room 9 processing eye glasses. All are welcome!
 
Barnabas Sunday: Next Week! During the first Sunday of every month, FBC collects food items for the Danville Food Bank. The collection basket will be in the Foyer next Sunday. March’s need is Cereal.
 
Midweek Meal: Wednesday, February 27: Dinner is served 4:45-5:45 PM. This week’s menu is Spaghetti & Meatballs, Garlic Bread & Salad & the desserts you bring. Please sign up by Monday, 2/25 on the Ramp Bulletin Board, in your SBS class or by calling the office. Suggested donation for meals is $3/person or $10/family. If you know of a shut-in or elderly person and would be willing to deliver a meal to them, it is free of charge. Please put their name on the sign up sheet and indicate “Shut-In”. Desserts are on a donation basis, so feel free to share a dessert any time.
 
LuoPad Team Join us the first Thursday of every month at 9:30am as we continue to assemble LuoPads in the BFLC. This is an ongoing mission through GAiN that provides sanitary undergarments to women all over the world! We’d love to have you join us! If you’d like sewing lessons so you can help out, contact Patty Miller.
 
RightNow Media, the Netflix of Christian Bible Studies” This huge online video library is full of studies on all different topics and is for all different ages! Get your FREE subscription today by checking it off on your connect card or emailing the office at email@danvillefirstbaptist.org
 
A Flurry of Good Reads! Have you blown into our Library recently? No two experiences are the same! You’ll be plowing through all kinds of adventures that will warm your heart! The Library is located across from the toddler nursery and is open 8:45-10:30am on Sundays and 5:45-7:30pm on Wednesdays.
 
Activities for Adults Looking to connect with a fun group of people AND burn calories? Try these out!
  • Adult Open Gym for 25+ years – Mondays 8-10pm. Questions? Contact Leighton Elliott.
  • Ladies Exercise Group – 8-9am Mondays & Fridays in the gym. Questions? Contact Mairee Elliott for more information.
Weather Cancellations Ever wonder if a service, class or study has been cancelled due to bad weather? Here’s where you can find your answer:
  • Our website: www.danvillefirstbaptist.org, Facebook & Twitter
  • Radio Stations WPGM (96.7 FM & 1570 AM) and WGRC (107.7 FM, 91.3 FM, 90.7 FM & 107.1 FM) will be notified
  • Danville School Decisions – If Danville Schools are dismissed early or cancelled on a Wednesday, then our Wednesday evening Family Dinner and activities are cancelled as well.
 
NEW Our Daily Breads! Check out the Tract Rack to pick up your new Regular Print devotional for March-April-May!
 
Awana Grand Prix – Saturday, March 2 – 2:00-4:30pm – The clubbers have worked hard on their derby cars and this Saturday is when the rubber…I mean plastic, meets the track!! Join us in the BFLC to cheer them on!
 
VBS 2019 – SAVE THE DATE!! – JULY 8-12 – AGES 3 to 6TH GRADE – REGISTRATION BEGINS MAY 1ST – FAMILY FUN DAY JULY 14
 
Gluten Free Communion – Individually wrapped gluten free wafers are now available for pick up on communion Sundays! They will be located on the ushers’ table in the back of the sanctuary. Feel free to pick yours up prior the service starting!


Sunday, February 17, 2019

ANNOUNCEMENTS
 
Soup Can Need In this season for soup, the Mission Board is in need of empty, clean, 10.5oz soup cans. Please drop off by the kitchen. Thanks!
 
Fishnet Ministries processes large quantities of goods that will be sent to the mission field. They meet this Thursday from 9-12 and will be working in Room 9 processing eye glasses. All are welcome!
 
Midweek Meal: Wednesday, February 20: Dinner is served 4:45-5:45 PM. This week’s menu is Turkey & Swiss Sliders with Cranberry Orange Jell-O Salad & the desserts you bring. Please sign up by Monday, 2/18 on the Ramp Bulletin Board, in your SBS class or by calling the office. Suggested donation for meals is $3/person or $10/family. If you know of a shut-in or elderly person and would be willing to deliver a meal to them, it is free of charge. Please put their name on the sign up sheet and indicate “Shut-In”. Desserts are on a donation basis, so feel free to share a dessert any time.
 
Haiti Mission Team 13 Recap TODAY at 6pm – Join us in the gym to hear what God was up to on their November 10-17, 2018 trip! Any & all desserts appreciated! Please bring them to the kitchen either that morning or that evening.
 
VBS 2019 SAVE THE DATE!! JULY 8-12 – AGES 3 to 6TH GRADE – REGISTRATION BEGINS MAY 1ST – FAMILY FUN DAY / JULY 14
 
Updated FBC Constitution & Building Committee Presentation – This will explain the upcoming renovations of Phase One to the church! Both are available at the Info Desk in the main lobby.
 
The Great Date Night – February 23 6-8:30PM – Couples, get ready for an evening of music, laughs, dinner, door prizes and, most of all, encouragement! Tickets are $30/couple & can be purchased until Feb. 18 at www.danvillefirstbaptist.org. Invite your friends! NOTE: NO CHILDCARE PROVIDED. Questions? Call 570.275.1511
 
Great Date Night Helpers Needed! We are looking for some big hearts to help with the following on Saturday, February 23.
  • Meal Clean-up – Need 3 people – 8-9pm
If you are interested in this opportunity, contact the church office. Many thanks to those who signed up!!
 
NEW Our Daily Breads! Check out the Tract Rack to pick up your new Regular Print devotional for March-April-May!
 
DERBY WORKSHOP – FRIDAY, FEB. 22 – 6-8PM – Parents/Guardians and their kiddos will be working on their derby cars to get them ready for the Awana Grandprix on Saturday, March 2. We are looking for 2 “pros” to help out parents/guardians at each of the following work stations at the workshop:
  • Wood Cutting – Pros are in place!
  • Sanding
  • Painting
  • Wheels n Axles
  • Weigh Station
Want to help? Contact the church office. Any tools/materials you want to bring would be appreciated, but are not necessary.


Sunday, February 10, 2019

ANNOUNCEMENTS
 
Deaconess Meeting TODAY (Sunday 2/11) Deaconesses serving for 2019 are meeting in the conference room at 9:15am.
 
Soup Can Need In this season for soup, the Mission Board is in need of empty, clean, 10.5oz soup cans. Please drop off by the kitchen. Thanks!
 
A Flurry of Good Reads! Have you blown into our Library recently? No two experiences are the same! You’ll be plowing through all kinds of adventures that will warm your heart! The Library is located across from the toddler nursery and is open 8:45-10:30am on Sundays and 5:45-7:30pm on Wednesdays.
 
Fishnet Ministries processes large quantities of goods that will be sent to the mission field. They meet this Thursday from 9-12 and will be working in Room 9 processing eye glasses. All are welcome!
 
Midweek Meal: Wednesday, February 13: Dinner is served 4:45-5:45 PM. This week’s menu is Turkey, Bacon & Swiss Sliders with Cranberry Orange Jello Salad & the desserts you bring. Please sign up by Monday, 2/11 on the Ramp Bulletin Board, in your SBS class or by calling the office. Suggested donation for meals is $3/person or $10/family. If you know of a shut-in or elderly person and would be willing to deliver a meal to them, it is free of charge. Please put their name on the sign up sheet and indicate “Shut-In”. Desserts are on a donation basis, so feel free to share a dessert any time.
 
Red Cross Blood Drive – MONDAY | 1-6PM **BLOOD DRIVE HAS BEEN RELOCATED TO THE DANVILLE MASONIC LODGE** (corner of 642 & 54)
 
Great Date Night with Mark Cable – February 23 6-8:30 PM – Couples, get ready for an evening of music, laughs, dinner, door prizes and, most of all, encouragement! Tickets are $30/couple & can be purchased until Feb. 18 at www.danvillefirstbaptist.org. Invite your friends! Questions? Call 570.275.1511
 
Great Date Night Helpers Needed! We are looking for some big hearts to help with the following on Saturday, February 23.
  • Meal Setup – Need 3 people – 4-6pm
  • Food Facilitation – Need 3 people – 6-7:30pm
  • Meal Clean-up – Need 3 people – 8-9pm
  • Welcome/Ticket Collection – Need 2 people-5:15-6:15pm
If you are interested in any of these opportunities, contact the church office.
 
Haiti Mission Team 13 Recap Coming Next Sunday (2/17) at 6pm – Join us in the gym to hear what God was up to on their November 10-17, 2018 trip! Any & all desserts appreciated! Please bring them to the kitchen either that morning or that evening.
VBS 2019 – SAVE THE DATE!! JULY 8-12 – AGES 3 to 6TH GRADE – REGISTRATION BEGINS MAY 1ST – FAMILY FUN DAY – JULY 14
 
DERBY WORKSHOP – FRIDAY, FEB. 22 – 6-8PM – Parents/Guardians and their kiddos will be working on their derby cars to get them ready for the Awana Grandprix on Saturday, March 2. We are looking for 2 “pros” to help out parents/guardians at each of the following work stations at the workshop:
  • Wood Cutting – Pros are in place!
  • Sanding
  • Painting
  • Wheels n Axles
  • Weigh Station
Want to help? Contact the church office. Any tools/materials you want to bring would be appreciated, but are not necessary.


Sunday, February 3, 2019

ANNOUNCEMENTS
 
Barnabas Sunday During the first Sunday of every month, FBC collects food items for the Danville Food Bank. The collection basket is in the Foyer Sunday, Feb 3. February’s need is for Soup.
 
Red Cross Blood Drive will be here Monday, February 11 in the BFLC from 1:00-6:00pm. Stop and see Jack and Brenda who will be serving food in the kitchen to all donors!
 
LuoPad Team Join us the first Thursday of every month at 9:30am as we continue to assemble LuoPads in the BFLC. This is an ongoing mission through GAiN that provides sanitary undergarments to women all over the world! We’d love to have you join us! If you’d like sewing lessons so you can help out, contact Patty Miller.
 
Fishnet Ministries processes large quantities of goods that will be sent to the mission field. They meet next on Thursday, February 14 from 9-12 and will be working in Room 9 processing eye glasses. All are welcome!
 
No Midweek Meal or Ministries February 6
 
Annual Business Meeting: All are invited to come and hear what God is doing in and through FBC. Please note, only members may vote. There will be no Meal or Ministries Feb. 6.
  • Board/Committee Nominations are posted on the ramp bulletin board. Please direct any questions to a member of the Nominating Committee prior to our Annual Business meeting.
  • 2019 Budget is also posted on the ramp bulletin board for your review. Any questions, see Jason Martello prior to meeting.
  • Hot Topics: Building Committee presentation, updated Constitution (revised copies available at the Info Desk), new members and the 2019 budget.
 
Call for Adoptive/Foster Parents in Lewisburg! Bethany Christian Services is having a free 8 session series on foster care and foster care adoption classes in Lewisburg starting on Tuesday, February 5th, at 6:00pm! The classes will be held at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church. Any questions? Email Kate Kirkpatrick at kkirkpatrick@bethany.org. Also check out www.bethany.org!
 
Deaconess Meeting Next Sunday Deaconesses serving for 2019 are encouraged to attend this meeting next Sunday (2/10) in the conference room at 9:15am.
 
New Location for Moms In Prayer International! This group of prayer warriors meeting on Thursdays at 9:30am will now be meeting at homes and will have childcare! For information, please contact Eveann Kauffman. “We believe God changes lives and whole communities forever when moms gather together to pray”. If you are a mom, aunt, grandmother, guardian, woman of prayer, join them!
 
A Flurry of Good Reads! Have you blown into our Library recently? No two experiences are the same! You’ll be plowing through all kinds of adventures that will warm your heart! The Library is located across from the toddler nursery and is open 8:45-10:30am on Sundays and 5:45-7:30pm on Wednesdays.
 
Soup Can Need In this season for soup, the Mission Board is in need of empty, clean, 10.5oz soup cans. Please drop off by the kitchen. Thanks!
 
Activities for Adults Looking to connect with a fun group of people AND burn calories? Try these out! Adult Open Gym for 25+ years – Mondays 8-10pm. Questions? Contact Leighton Elliott. Ladies Exercise Group – 8-9am Mondays & Fridays in the gym. Questions? Contact Mairee Elliott for more information.
 
Weather Cancellations Ever wonder if a service, class or study has been cancelled due to bad weather? Here’s where you can find your answer:
  • Our website: www.danvillefirstbaptist.org, Facebook & Twitter
  • Radio Stations WPGM (96.7 FM & 1570 AM) and WGRC (107.7 FM, 91.3 FM, 90.7 FM & 107.1 FM) will be notified
  • Danville School Decisions – If Danville Schools are dismissed early or cancelled on a Wednesday, then our Wednesday evening Family Dinner and activities are cancelled as well.
 
Haiti Mission Team 13 Recap Coming! Sunday, February 17 at 6pm. Join us in the gym to hear what God was up to on their November 10-17, 2018 trip! Any & all desserts appreciated! Please bring them to the kitchen either that morning or that evening.
 
Awana Derby Workshop – FRIDAY, FEB. 22 – 6-8PM – Parents/Guardians and their kiddos will be working on their derby cars to get them ready for the Awana Grandprix on Saturday, March 2. We are looking for 2 “pros” to help out parents/guardians at each of the following work stations at the workshop:
  • Wood Cutting – We have 2 pros!
  • Sanding
  • Painting
  • Wheels n Axles
  • Weigh Station
Want to help? Contact the church office. Any tools/materials you want to bring would be appreciated, but are not necessary.
 
Gluten Free Communion – Individually wrapped gluten free wafers are now available for pick up on communion Sundays! They will be located on the ushers’ table in the back of the sanctuary. Feel free to pick yours up prior the service starting!
 
Great Date Night – February 23, 6-8:30PM – Couples, get ready for an evening of music, laughs, dinner, door prizes and, most of all, encouragement! Tickets are $30/couple & can be purchased until Feb. 18 at www.danvillefirstbaptist.org. Invite your friends! Questions? Call 570.275.1511.
 
Great Date Night Helpers Needed! We are looking for some big hearts to help with the following areas on Saturday, February 23.
  • Meal Setup – Need 3 people – 4-6pm
  • Food Facilitation – Need 3 people – 6-7:30pm
  • Meal Clean-up – Need 3 people – 8-9pm
  • Welcome/Ticket Collection – Need 2 people-5:15-6:15pm If you are interested in any of these opportunities, contact the church office.


Sunday, January 27, 2019

ANNOUNCEMENTS
 
The Annual Business Meeting is this Wed, January 30 at 6:30pm. All are invited to come and hear what God is doing in and through FBC. Please note, only members may vote. There will be no Meal or Ministries January 30.
 
Annual reports available! Pick up your copy today in the main lobby to see how God has used FBC in 2018! You do not have to be a member to take one!
 
Great Date Night with Mark Cable – Feb. 23 6-8:30PM – Couples, get ready for an evening of music, laughs, dinner, door prizes & encouragement! Tickets are $30/couple & can be purchased until Feb. 18 at www.danvillefirstbaptist.org.
 
New Location for Moms In Prayer International! This group of prayer warriors meeting on Thursdays at 9:30am will now be meeting at homes and will have childcare! For information, please contact Eveann Kauffman. “We believe God changes lives and whole communities forever when moms gather together to pray”. If you are a mom, aunt, grandmother, guardian, woman of prayer, join them!
 
Great Date Night Helpers Needed! We are looking for some big hearts to help with the following areas on Saturday, February 23. If you are interested in any of these opportunities, call the church office (570) 275-1511.
  • Kitchen Help (setup, food serving & clean up) Food will be catered
  • Decorating Help
  • Welcome/Ticket Collection
 
Fishnet Ministries processes large quantities of goods that will be sent to the mission field. This Thursday, they will be working on processing eye glasses in Room 9 from 9-12pm. All are welcome!
 
A Flurry of Good Reads! Have you blown into our Library recently? No two experiences are the same! You’ll be plowing through all kinds of adventures that will warm your heart! The Library is located across from the toddler nursery and is open 8:45-10:30am on Sundays and 5:45-7:30pm on Wednesdays.
 
Activities for Adults Looking to connect with a fun group of people AND burn calories? Try these out!
  • Adult Open Gym for 25+ years – Mondays 8-10pm. Questions? Contact Leighton Elliott.
  • Ladies Exercise Group – 8-9am Mondays & Fridays in the gym. Questions? Contact Mairee Elliott for more information.
 
Weather Cancellations Ever wonder if a service, class or study has been cancelled due to bad weather? Here’s where you can find your answer:
  • Our website: www.danvillefirstbaptist.org, Facebook & Twitter
  • Radio Stations WPGM (96.7 FM & 1570 AM) and WGRC (107.7 FM, 91.3 FM, 90.7 FM & 107.1 FM) will be notified
  • Danville School Decisions – If Danville Schools are dismissed early or cancelled on a Wednesday, then our Wednesday evening Family Dinner and activities are cancelled as well.
 
Gluten Free Communion – Individually wrapped gluten free wafers will now be available for pick up on communion Sundays! They will be located on the ushers’ table in the back of the sanctuary. Feel free to pick yours up prior the service. starting!
 
Children’s Church Begins Today (1/27)! Ages 4yrs-4th grade | During the 10:30am service – If you would like support this ministry by helping, please contact the church office at (570) 275-1511! *Safe Church clearance is required.
 
Costa Rica Mission Trip – July 28-Aug 4 – A team is currently being put together to minister to the people of Costa Rica! The focus will be construction and medical. Want to go? Applications are due TODAY!
 
Awana Sparks & T&T Clubs Derby Car Kits are on sale at club – Block kits $3 Pre-carved $5 2/22 – Derby Workshop – 4-8PM in the gym – more info at club 3/2 – Awana Grandprix Derby Race!! – 2-4:30PM in the gym


Sunday, January 20, 2019

ANNOUNCEMENTS
 
The Great Date Night – February 23, 6-8:30PM – Couples, get ready for an evening of music, laughs, dinner, door prizes and encouragement! Tickets are $30/couple & can be purchased until Feb. 18 at www.danvillefirstbaptist.org. Invite your friends! Questions? Call 570.275.1511
 
Activities for Adults Looking to connect with a fun group of people AND burn calories? Try these out!
  • Adult Open Gym for 25+ years – Mondays 8-10pm. Questions? Contact Leighton Elliott.
  • Ladies Exercise Group – 8-9am Mondays & Fridays in the gym. Questions? Contact Mairee Elliott for more information.
 
Midweek Meal: Wednesday, January 23: Dinner is served 4:45-5:45 PM. This week’s menu is Roasted Pork, Sweet Potatoes & Apples & the desserts you bring. Please sign up by Monday, 1/21 on the Ramp Bulletin Board, in your SBS class or by calling the office. Suggested donation for meals is $3/person or $10/family. If you know of a shut-in or elderly person and would be willing to deliver a meal to them, it is free of charge. Please put their name on the sign up sheet and indicate “Shut-In”. Desserts are on a donation basis, so feel free to share a dessert any time.
 
Diaper Bank Truck Unload On Saturday (1/26) the Diaper Bank will need help at 8AM unloading a truck. They are located at Christ Memorial Episcopal Church on the corner of Pine Street & East Market here in Danville.
 
New Location for Moms In Prayer International! This group of prayer warriors meeting on Thursdays at 9:30am will now be meeting at homes and will have childcare! For information, please contact Eveann Kauffman. “We believe God changes lives and whole communities forever when moms gather together to pray”. If you are a mom, aunt, grandmother, guardian, woman of prayer, join them!
 
Great Date Night Helpers Needed! We are looking for some big hearts to help with the following areas on Saturday, February 23.
  • Kitchen Help (setup, food serving & clean up) Food will be catered
  • Decorating Help
  • Welcome/Ticket Collection
  • If you are interested in any of these opportunities, call the office (570) 275-1511.
 
Fishnet Partners Fishnet Ministries processes large quantities of goods that will be sent to the mission field. This Thursday, they will be working on processing eye glasses in Room 9 from 9-12pm. All are welcome!
 
Prep for Annual Business Meeting on January 30
  • Board/Committee Nominations have been posted on the ramp bulletin board. Please direct any questions to a member of the Nominating Committee prior to our Annual Business meeting.
  • 2019 Budget has also been posted on the ramp bulletin board for your review. Any questions, see Jason Martello prior to meeting. Revised FBC Constitution Please pick up your copy of our revised constitution at the Info Desk. We’ll be voting on this at the meeting.
  • Hot Topics will be the Building Committee presentation, voting on the updated Constitution, new members and the 2019 budget.
  • For Your Encouragement the following have completed the membership application process; Phebe Strzempek, Danielle Mendez, Ron & Lisa Simons.
 
A Flurry of Good Reads! Have you blown into our Library recently? No two experiences are the same! You’ll be plowing through all kinds of adventures that will warm your heart! The Library is located across from the toddler nursery and is open 8:45-10:30am on Sundays and 5:45-7:30pm on Wednesdays.
 
Gluten Free Communion – Individually wrapped gluten free wafers will now be available for pick up on communion Sundays! They will be located on the ushers’ table in the back of the sanctuary. Feel free to pick yours up prior the service starting!
 
Children’s Church Begins Today! Ages 4yrs-4th grade | During the 10:30am service – If you would like support this ministry by helping, please contact the church office at (570) 275-1511! *Safe Church clearance is required.
 
Costa Rica Mission Trip – July 28-Aug 4 – A team is currently being put together to minister to the people of Costa Rica! The focus will be construction and medical. If you are interested, stop by the Info Desk and pick up an Application and Info Letter. Applications are due NEXT SUNDAY 1/27!
 
Sparks & T&T Clubs – News You Can Use! 1/23 – Derby Car Kits go on sale at club – Block kits $3 Pre-carved $5 2/22 – Derby Workshop – 4-8PM in the gym – more info at club 3/2 – Awana Grandprix Derby Race!! – 2-4:30PM in the gym


Sunday, January 13, 2019

ANNOUNCEMENTS
 
Prep for Annual Business Meeting on January 30
  • Board/Committee Nominations have been posted on the ramp bulletin board. Please direct any questions to a member of the Nominating Committee prior to our Annual Business meeting.
  • 2019 Budget has also been posted on the ramp bulletin board for your review. Any questions, see Jason Martello prior to meeting.
  • All Ministry Leaders need to turn in their reports by 1/16. This is your chance to let us all know what God’s been doing in you ministry!
  • Revised FBC Constitution Please pick up your copy of our revised constitution at the Info Desk. We’ll be voting on this at the meeting.
 
Midweek Meal: Wednesday, January 16: Dinner is served 4:45-5:45 PM. This week’s menu is Ham, Mac-n-Cheese, Broccoli & the desserts you bring. Please sign up by Monday, 1/14 on the Ramp Bulletin Board, in your SBS class or by calling the office. Suggested donation for meals is $3/person or $10/family. If you know of a shut-in or elderly person and would be willing to deliver a meal to them, it is free of charge. Please put their name on the sign up sheet and indicate “Shut-In”. Desserts are on a donation basis, so feel free to share a dessert any time.
 
Pizza with the Pastors – Sunday @ 12PM in the gym -New to FBC? Join the pastors for an informal time together to get better acquainted!
 
The Great Date Night with Mark Cable – February 23 6-8:30PM – Couples, get ready for an evening of music, laughs and encouragement! Dinner, Prizes, Childcare! Tickets are $30/couple & can be purchased until Feb. 18 at www.danvillefirstbaptist.org. Invite your friends! Questions? Call 570.275.1511
 
Costa Rica Mission Trip – July 28-Aug 4 – A team is currently being put together to minister to the people of Costa Rica! The focus will be construction and medical. If you are interested, stop by the Info Desk and pick up an Application and Info Letter. Applications are due January 27th!
 
Last Call for Jan. 27 Baptisms! During Sunday AM Services! Let a pastor know TODAY if you are interested in being baptized!
 
FBC Music Ministries Choir will begin on Monday evening, January 14th, from 7:15-8:30pm in the sanctuary. If you are interested in joining the choir, come to a rehearsal! Our only requirements are that you love the Lord, attend rehearsals and can match pitch! Bells of Joy handbell choir is a great opportunity for those who can read music to make a joyful noise to the Lord! Our first rehearsal will be on Monday, January 14 at 6-7:15pm in the Bell Room. Praise Team This contemporary group worships during the 10:30am Sunday Service. If you are interested in auditioning, please email Pastor John at pjohn@danvillefirstbaptist.org. He’ll email you songs to rehearse ahead of time, a questionnaire to fill out and setup an audition time with you. Auditions will usually take place Thursday evenings.
 
Ladies Open Door Bible Study – New Study beginning Tues 1/15 at 9AM & Wed 1/16 at 6PM – Beginning with Genesis 12, discover how God orchestrates everything for His glory and the good of His people, and see how the God of creation and covenant is the same yesterday, today and forever. This 10 week study is great no matter where you are in your spiritual journey! The workbook is a suggested donation of $14. Childcare is available and can be requested at sign-up. See you there!
 
Children’s Church Begins Next Week Ages 4yrs-4th grade | During the 10:30am service. If you would like support this ministry by helping, please circle “C” on your connect card or contact the church office at (570) 275-1511! *Safe Church clearance is required.
 
Awana: Sparks & T&T Clubs 1/16 – Flashlight/Glow Night – Get your glow on!! 1/23 – Derby Car Kits go on sale at club – Block kits $3 Pre-carved $5 2/22 – Derby Workshop – 4-8PM in the gym – more info at club 3/2 – Awana Grandprix Derby Race!! – 2-4:30PM in the gym